Zanzibar Serena Hotel

Location: Zanzibar


Inaugurated in 1997, The Zanzibar Serena Hotel is the fine product of two historical buildings; The 19th Century Extelcoms and the 18th Century Chinese doctor’s residence. The hotel architect, both the interiors and exteriors have also been inspired by the Sultan lifestyle that seamlessly connects with the history and culture. The lavish retreat is situated at the Zanzibar seafront amid the Stone Town landmarks, offering an ambiance of relaxed sophistication.

Combine Your Stay
Dar Es Salaam Serena Hotel | Zanzibar Serena Hotel | Arusha Serena Hotel
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  • 51 rooms and doors with wood-framed doors, private balconies and ocean views
  • Rooftop terrace restaurant serving seafood
  • Weekly Swahili banquets served at the Baharia restaurant and signature cocktails at the Masahani Bar


  • Maisha massage treatments with soothing natural ingredients perfect for detox or relaxation 
  • An exceptional dining by the sea experience under the stars admiring the benevolent nature
  • A day out at Pange, includes visit to the Prison island followed by snorkeling and lunch at the sandbank 


Explore the visual splendor of our establishment in the Gallery. Immerse yourself in captivating images showcasing the elegance and natural beauty that define our unique offerings.


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